Doug Free

Career Earnings: $36,716,000
Career APY: $3,671,600
Total Guarantees: $25,425,000
Largest Cash Payment: $11,000,000 (2011)
Largest Cap Hit: $6,520,000 (2013)
  • Date of Birth: January 6, 1984
  • Height: 6' 6"
  • Weight: 325
  • College: Northern Illinois
  • Entry: 2007 Draft, Round 4, #122 overall (Cowboys)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
CowboysDraftedExpired20074$2,090,000$522,500$425,000$2,716,000130.0%$679,000
CowboysUFARenegotiated20114$32,000,000$8,000,000$17,000,000$17,000,00053.1%$8,500,000
CowboysOtherExpired20132$7,000,000$3,500,000$3,500,000$7,000,000100.0%$3,500,000
CowboysUFATerminated20153$15,000,000$5,000,000$4,500,000$10,000,00066.7%$5,000,000
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Cowboys10$36,716,000$3,671,600$30,236,0000.0%$6,480,0000.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2007Cowboys$285,000$106,250$0$391,2500.4%$710,000
2008Cowboys$370,000$106,250$0$476,2500.4%$370,000
2009Cowboys$460,000$106,250$0$566,2500.5%$460,000
2010Cowboys$1,176,000$106,250$0$1,282,250--$1,176,000
2011Cowboys$700,000$2,060,000$700,000$2,760,0002.3%$11,000,000
2012Cowboys$1,200,000$3,020,000$1,200,000$4,220,0003.5%$6,000,000
2013Cowboys$3,500,000$3,020,000$3,500,000$6,520,0005.3%$3,500,000
2014Cowboys$3,500,000$3,020,000$3,500,000$6,520,0004.9%$3,500,000
2015Cowboys$1,500,000$1,500,000$0$3,000,0002.1%$6,000,000
2016Cowboys$2,000,000$2,500,000$0$4,500,0002.9%$4,000,000
Total$14,691,000$15,545,000$8,900,000$30,236,000$36,716,000
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Cowboys2015$3,980,000$0
Cowboys2017$2,500,000$0
Total$6,480,000$0

Statistics

YearGames PlayedSnaps
OffenseSpecial
201199.8%0.0%
20121692.8%14.8%
201316100.0%16.1%
20141166.0%11.9%
201516100.0%13.0%
201616100.0%18.0%